"We are proud be an official fair trade event as  recognized by the wonderful folks at FAIR TRADE MANITOBA!

Find out how you too can become a fair trade event by clicking HERE to visit the Event Recognition section of their website!"

We are the first Canadian festival to be recognized as a Compassionate Organization

The Board of Directors of the Matlock Festival of Music, Art and Nature would like to thank all the patrons, supporters, musicians and volunteers for making this year’s event the most successful Matlock Festival ever. As a non-profit event, we rely on the support of the community that we are trying to enhance and make stronger. If you would like to help this worthwhile festival continue, please click on the Donate button

If you enjoyed Matlock Festival this year, you may want to consider getting involved as a volunteer. We are presently putting together a team of volunteers for next year’s event. If you are interested in this opportunity, send us a message on Facebook or you can email us at info@matlockfestival.ca


"Recycle Everywhere is proud to support the Matlock Festival’s recycling efforts. Empty beverage containers can be turned into thousands of useful items when they’re recycled. When taking in the sites of the festival, remember to toss all your empty cans, juice boxes, glass and plastic bottles into a recycling bin." 




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Friday Aug 23rd

Gates open @ 6:00 PM

  • Double Trouble
  • Robert Allan Wrigley
  • Bearded Brothers
  • Somebody Language
  • Naysa
  • Kieran West & His Buffalo Band

Saturday Aug 24th

Gates open @ 9:30 AM

Welcome @ 11:00 AM

Main Stage:

  • Phoebe Man
  • Deb Romeyn
  • Young Pixels
  • Texas Outlaw Country - Quinton Blair, Kieran West, Micah Ereneberg, Jess Reimer, Emma Cloney, Dave Debrengren
  • Jesse Popeski - Down to Funk
  • Something to Sing About
  • Instrument Makers and Players
  • Frog Ponders
  • Jason Ross Band
  • Emma Cloney
  • Jess Reimer
  • Sebastian Owl
  • Woodshed Havoc

Campground Stage: 

(Starts at 11:15 AM)

  • Quinton Blair
  • Poor Boy
  • Jake Chenier
  • Simon Sez
  • Downer Party
  • Double Trouble
  • Carol McCalpin & 3 Hooks “Something to Sing About”
  • Aband*thecar
  • Interactive Synths: Aband*thecar & Steve Raizen
  • Dwight Klatt
  • Bearded Brothers & Poor Boy
  • Theo Tzu & MC PuCona

Sunday Aug 25th

Gates at 9:30 AM 

Welcome at 11 AM

Main Stage:

  • Inna Riddim
  • Alandale
  • Jeff Hatcher
  • Hollerin’ Pines
  • Closing Remarks
  • The Bros. Landreth

Campground Stage:

(Starts at 11:30 AM)

  • Kate Ferris and The Ukeleles
  • Pick Your Brains and Pedal Your Feet: Jason Ross Band, Jeremy Hamm, Micah Erenberg, Robert Allan Wrigley (Host: Tim Osmond)
  • Creative Collaboration: Jess Reimer, Jeremy Hamm, Jeff Diamond, Emma Cloney, Young Pixels